Car Bomb in Istanbul Kills 11

June 7, 2016 8:25 AM

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Car Bomb in Istanbul Kills 11

ISTANBUL — A car bombing that targeted a police vehicle near a central tourist district in Istanbul on Tuesday instantly killed 11 people and wounded dozens more, Turkish officials said.

A parked car was detonated by remote control as a police shuttle bus passed through the historic quarter of the Beyazit district during rush hour, Governor Vasip Sahin of Istanbul said in a televised statement.

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